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    The History of the World: From the Dawn of Humanity to the Modern Age

    R99,00 R215,00
    In a narrative beginning almost 1.5 million years ago with the emergence of Homo erectus, Frank Welsh takes the reader from the Middle Ages to the Enlightenment, from the Industrial Revolution to the age of terrorism.

    The Rift: A New Africa Breaks Free

    R149,00 R315,00
    A vivid, powerful and controversial look at how the world gets Africa wrong, and how a resurgent Africa is forcing us to think again

    Rubicon: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Roman Republic

    R99,00 R265,00
    An narrative history of the final 100 years of the Republic.

    Agincourt: The King, the Campaign, the Battle

    R89,00 R220,00
    One of the most successful history books of recent years, Agincourt is reissued with a new introduction by Bernard Cornwell and a new preface by Juliet Barker to mark the 600th anniversary of the battle.

    One of Us: The Story of a Massacre and its Aftermath

    R99,00 R230,00
    In the tradition of In Cold Blood, the account of a massacre and a gripping portrait of evil, by the author of The Bookseller of Kabul

    Wealth and Power: China's Long March to the Twenty-first Century

    R79,00 R245,00
    A lively and absorbing narrative of China's ascent from imperial doormat to global economic powerhouse.

    The Scramble for Africa

    R149,00 R335,00
    *the full-scale story of the nineteenth-century imperial invasion of Africa

    Warsaw 1944: Hitler, Himmler and the Crushing of a City

    R129,00 R175,00
    The traumatic story of one of the last major battles of World War II, in which the Poles fought off German troops and police, street by street, for sixty-three days.

    A Fort of Nine Towers

    R69,00 R180,00
    With all the emotional power of The Kite Runner, this is the very first true life account of growing up in Afghanistan, by a writer who still lives in Kabul.

    Seretse and Ruth: The Love Story

    R225,00 R250,00
    In 1966 the Republic of Botswana came into existence, and this is the tale of how one family played a central role in the country's development. This biography focuses on the Khama family, and in particular, Seretse Khama: a statesman, chief, husband, and father. Their personal story mirrors the beliefs of the country itself.

    Hidden Figures: The Untold Story of the African-American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race

    #1 New York Times Bestseller NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE Oscar Nominated For Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay Set amid the civil rights movement, the never-before-told true story of NASA's African-American female mathematicians who played a crucial role in America's space program.

    Some Girls, Some Hats and Hitler: A True Story

    R69,00 R140,00
    'A fascinating romance, a tribute to the love that beat Hitler' Daily Post

    The Eternal Army


    65 Years of Friendship

    R245,00 R290,00

    Weapons of WWII

    R100,00 R190,00
    This beautiful reference guide provides a clear and comprehensive look at the weapons and vehicles of all the countries that fought in World War II. It offers an excellent overview of the diverse weaponry used by both the Axis Powers and the Allies. The weapons described here range from the pistol to the 75t battle tank and from single-engine fighter planes to the largest, heaviest battleships ever to have sailed the seas. Everything you might want to know about the development and deployment of each type of weapon can be found here along with technical specifications, brought to life by over 500 photographs and technical drawings. Bursting with facts, this book is a treasure trove for anyone interested in history or military history wishing to learn more about how developments in weapons technology influenced the course of World War II.